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Consistency Across Games

Posted Feb 11, 2011 by Suzie Ford

Consistency Across Games

In this week's Community Spotlight, MMORPG.com's Mike Bitton has chosen a topic that most of us would find ourselves nodding in agreement with: Emote consistency across our favorites MMOs. Check it out and then add your thoughts to the original forum thread.

I don't like when developers invent silly new words for the same thing.

A /tell became a /whisper in WoW.

A group became a party in WoW.

A guild became a linkshell in FFXI and FFXIV.

server is a shard in Rift, a realm in WoW.

Stop making up new words that mean the exact same thing please, it's just confusing.

Read more here.

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Suzie Ford / Suzie is the Associate Editor and News Manager at MMORPG.com. Follow her on Twitter @MMORPGMom

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